Seol Young-woo (24, Ulsan Hyundai) shared his impressions of being selected.
Sad news came. The Korea Football Association (KFA) officially announced on the 25th that “Kim Jin-soo (Jeonbuk Hyundai) was canceled due to a back injury and needed rest and treatment, and Seol Young-woo (Ulsan Hyundai) was selected as a replacement.”
The day before, the Korean national soccer team, led by coach Jurgen Klinsmann, played a friendly match against Colombia at the Munsu World Cup Stadium in Ulsan. The result was a 2-2 draw.
An early time variable occurred. In the 19th minute of the first half, Kim Jin-soo collided with Colombian players in the penalty box and fell without protecting his body. He complained of back pain and could not stand up easily. Kim Jin-soo tried to run again, but ended up lying down again. It was a sign that he couldn’t run any more.
The pain continued even after he was carried away on a stretcher. He tried to get up in front of the bench, but it was too much, and he was carried to the locker room by the national team staff. As a result of the examination, he decided that treatment and rest were right, so he got off the national team.
Seol Young-woo fills his remaining position. For Seol Young-woo, this is his first selection for the A team. In the meantime, he has taken elite courses for U-17, U-20, and U-23 age groups, but the opportunity did not come easily. However, he was selected by coach Klinsman as he quietly performed well in Ulsan, his team.
Ulsan delivered Seol Young-woo’s impressions of selection through the official account. Seol Young-woo said, “I was able to board the national team,토토사이트 which I longed for, thanks to the guidance of my teammates, coaches, and coaches. I want to express my sincere gratitude to our Ulsan fans who have supported me since the days of Seol Young-woo.”